Balloon Race Team

Staff:

Pete Copeland, Executive Director

Melissa UngEvent Coordinator

Board of Directors:

Chris DonderoPresident – Nevada Insurance Agency Company
David Taylor, Past President – Microsoft
Mike Klaich, Treasurer – EideBailly, CPAs
Pilar M. Aldecoaotalora, Board Member
Michael Buis, Board Member – Pacific States Communications
Nancy Gilbert, General Council Attorney-at-Law
Ed Buzzetti, Grounds Specialist
Tony Rivara, Pilot Representative – GBRR Pilots
Ron Smith, Board Member – Voice of The Great Reno Balloon Race
Frank Picone, Board Member RE/MAX Gold
Ginnie Kersey, 
Board Member
Peggy Stromer, 
Board Member

Flight Operations:

Katie Griggs, Flight Director
Aaron Dieringer, Launch Commander
Larry Ratkoviak, Tissue Paper Balloon Launch Coordinator
Barry Varischetti, Chief Safety Officer
Ken Walters, Chief Scoring Officer

Committee Leaders:

Dianna Krueger, Cloud 9
Mary Weber, Merchandise
Nina Roseburrough, Rangers/Security
Brenda Mercer, Crewing
Barb Muscutt, Crewing
Heather Beecher, Crewing
Tom Muller, Parking
Connie Douglas, Parking
Sean Murray, Field
BJ Marietta, Field

Photo/Video:

Michael Ung, Videographer/Photographer
Heather Beecher, Photographer